U.S. farmers who depend on migrants as “guest workers” for their harvest are facing considerable financial losses. It’s the result of migrants being detained and deported at the U.S. - Mexican border.
One of the nation’s largest sources of agriculture is Southern California.
And as Correspondent Mike Kirsch reports, farmers in that region have been particularly hard-hit.
The worker shortage has caused many farmers to raise the pay for workers - often more than doubling their salaries. And some U.S. farmers have even relocated their production down to Latin America.
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